BALTIMORE – On one of the four campuses at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, more than 100 people have been diagnosed with hand and foot and mouth disease. The Maryland Department of Health has officially classified it as an outbreak.
University spokesman Dennis O & # 39; Shea reports to The Baltimore Sun that officials broadcast information about the Homewood outbreak at the art and science schools campus (19659003), according to a report The University News Service of 12 October reported 95 cases since the beginning of September. This number is now 1
The disease is highly contagious and has no specific treatment. The institution of the university has carried out additional cleaning in areas such as dormitories.
Information from: The Baltimore Sun, http://www.baltimoresun.com
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